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Considerations in Last Mile Delivery in Access to Medicines
Out of the box thinking and partnership – the ColaLife Story.
This presentation was given at the 'Access to Medicines' conference hosted by Takeda in Geneva on 25-May-17. It describes how access to diarrhoea treatment was transformed in Zambia.
Diarrhoea is the second biggest infectious killer of under 5 children and yet we know how to treat diarrhoea and the medicine is simple, safe and cheap. The problem is that 99% of diarrhoea cases do not receive the recommended treatment: ORS and Zinc. The last remaining barrier is access.